Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 183 202
Rank change year-on-year -34 +19 +28
Permanent jobs citing CISA 8 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.70% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 2.88% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 20
Scotland median annual salary £101,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.86% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £51,675 £45,375 £35,625
90th Percentile £135,000 £60,500 £72,625
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

CISA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1344 1250 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 24.05% 24.20% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 851 741 1192
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,250 £61,700
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Scotland

CISA
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISA in Scotland.

Salary trend for CISA in Scotland

CISA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISA in Scotland

CISA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -19 5 £130,000 +147.62%
Glasgow -22 2 £57,000 -12.31%
CISA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CISA.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) CISM
4 5 (62.50%) Information Security
4 5 (62.50%) Banking
4 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (50.00%) Master's Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (50.00%) MBA
5 4 (50.00%) PMI
5 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
6 2 (25.00%) CRISC
7 1 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (12.50%) Service Design
7 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Coaching
7 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) CLAS
7 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit
7 1 (12.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Audit Manager
1 2 (25.00%) IT Audit Manager
1 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Governance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Governance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Compliance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit
5 1 (12.50%) ISMS
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Master's Degree
3 4 (50.00%) MBA
3 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CRISC
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CLAS
5 1 (12.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (12.50%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
1 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) QA